Tag Archives: South African gambling

SA Opposition Party Mocks Online Gambling Decision

Ghaleb Cachlia, the South African Democratic Alliance party member, brought a chuckle to the gambling industry last week after he issued a statement essentially mocking the ANC’s decision on internet gambling. Cachilia said that he was quite boggled by the … Continue reading

South African Lawmakers Give Green Light to New Gambling Act

South African legislators have decided to put controversial issues surrounding gambling – such as South African online gambling – on the back burner, and have opted to adopt a lighter, more streamlined version of the new Gambling Act. The South … Continue reading

Positive Growth Trend for South African Casino Industry

The Casino Association of South Africa (CASA), released figures last week showing a positive growth trend in the country’s gambling industry. According to CASA, casino revenues increased by 3.5% in the last year. As such, gross gambling revenue (GGR) from … Continue reading

Strong Criticism Heard Against New South African Gambling Bill

It is nearly a month after the government unveiled its new South African Gambling Amendment Bill, and analysts are still studying the 49 page bill and giving their opinions. Among them is the well-known gaming lawyer, Garron Whitesman who came … Continue reading